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First National Bank Bemidji

First National Bank Bemidji



About Us

For over 120 years, people have trusted First National Bank Bemidji with their future. With our help they have reached their goals and realized their dreams. First National Bank Bemidji is Bemidji's bank. All three offices are located in Bemidji. The bank continues to have local owners, management, and local business people serving on the board of directors. At First National Bank Bemidji we celebrate our community and cherish our place in it. It has been that way for more than a century. And it will be that way for years to come.

The Weiss Ratings recently congratulated First National Bank Bemidji for once again receiving a financial strength rating of ''A'' or ''Excellent'' on March 31, 2019. Melissa A Gannon, Vice President wrote ''This rating recognizes First National Bank Bemidji as an outstanding bank offering excellent financial stability for its customers, vendors and employees. Please know that fewer than two percent of the nation's banks and thrifts meet Weiss Ratings criteria for exceptional financial strength, making this distinction truly one to be proud.'' First National Bank was also recognized as one of the ICBA Top 100 Best Performing Community Banks for 2014 by SNL Financial.

May I Speak to the Owner? At First National Bank Bemidji, when you ask to speak to the owner, you have to decide which of the 100 plus employees you want. FNB Bemidji's Stock Ownership Plan was established in 1985. The plan established FNBB stock for employees to share. For more information about First National Bank Bemidji go to or call 218-751-2430.


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Rep/Contact Info

Chelsea Bennett
HR Manager
Bruce Bentfield
Nikki Brink
Chief Operations Officer
Hugh Welle